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Old December 9 2013, 05:41 PM   #31
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Re: What make of car(s) do you currently own?

2009 Hyundai Accent. Green apple!
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Old December 9 2013, 06:03 PM   #32
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I have a 2005 Ford Focus station wagon (or 5 door or whatever they call it now). My husband's is a 2011 Subaru Legacy.

I'm definitely a Ford fan - have had two Fords (the other a 1980-something Taurus), a VW (1969 Beetle) and a Pontiac Sunfire, and the Fords just seem to fit me best.
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Old December 9 2013, 06:19 PM   #33
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I have 2 Fords - 2012 Ford Focus. I got it standard shift. It's a dark metallic gray. It's a lot of fun to drive and gets great gas milage (36-38 mpg)

I also recently bought a 2013 Ford Escape. Nice ride. Very comfortable and quiet. Doesn't have much guts off the line, but it climbs really nice at higher speeds. And it doesn't do bad on gas either (30 - 33 mpg). I got this one used (an early lease return with 15,000 miles on it) for about $11,000 of new sticker price. It was a great deal.

Ford's making a nice car these days, especially for the price.
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Old December 9 2013, 06:21 PM   #34
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I don't, on the odd occasion I need a car, I tend to rent a Vauxhall Insignia or similar - large but cheap.
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Old December 9 2013, 06:32 PM   #35
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I rented a Ford Focus for a month and loved it. What a great little car! This is my funny looking car that I love (Nissan Juke like I posted earlier).

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Old December 9 2013, 07:41 PM   #36
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Old December 9 2013, 08:00 PM   #37
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Never bothered to learn to drive and at 50 I'm unlikely to.

No car...
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Old December 9 2013, 08:00 PM   #38
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Old December 9 2013, 08:15 PM   #39
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Currently though I have VW Golf MkIV TDI. If/When I change, I'll probably end up staying with the same group.
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Old December 9 2013, 08:36 PM   #40
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Re: What make of car(s) do you currently own?

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I have a 99 Toyota Camry and my wife have an 02 Toyota Sienna. The Camry has 190,000 miles on it, so I'm thinking I have a new car in my near future.
My Saturn has 140,000 miles on it, and I'm hoping to get about 100,000 more out of it.
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Old December 9 2013, 09:10 PM   #41
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2009 Ford Fiesta Titanium, diesel manual. I like it.
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Old December 9 2013, 09:16 PM   #42
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I rented a Ford Focus for a month and loved it. What a great little car! This is my funny looking car that I love (Nissan Juke like I posted earlier).

I probably should just Google this, but are those suicide doors in back? (That's probably not what they're actually called either...)
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Old December 9 2013, 09:30 PM   #43
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The 2001 Accord Sedan is in the driveway still, but about to be donated.

Still have a 2002 Toyota Sequoia, which is the perfect school bus, ski mobile.

Just bought a 2013 Hyundai Veloster, having much fun with it...

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Old December 9 2013, 09:35 PM   #44
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I rented a Ford Focus for a month and loved it. What a great little car! This is my funny looking car that I love (Nissan Juke like I posted earlier).

I probably should just Google this, but are those suicide doors in back? (That's probably not what they're actually called either...)
I googled the term and it looks like you're referring to doors that hinge at the rear? They're not, if that's what you're asking. They open like normal doors, just with the handle near the top. Actually a lot of people assume it's a two-door because they don't realize those are doors at the back immediately.
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Old December 9 2013, 10:50 PM   #45
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Nissan has had those window handles for a while.

My old Pathfinder had them.
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